Tag Archives: Writing

Short Notes on Turning 30

Before our first vet school exam, the teachers gave us some example questions to help direct our studies. One of the questions was, “Write short notes on the tongue.” I remember this exact question because I remember thinking, “Short notes? … Continue reading

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Roommate Divorce!

It’s been a long day. I’ve spent hours reviewing anatomy and dragging my brain through the highlighted dredges of embryology lectures like it is a heavy boulder I’m pulling through mud, hoping that something will stick. And on top of … Continue reading

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A Little Too Connected….

Ladies and Gentlemen, I’m back online. Which essentially means I have no excuse for not better keeping you in the loop of my Edinburgh adventures, aside from the nights when I’m studying the brachio-something-alis muscle and the like 1,000 different … Continue reading

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Taking Off The Mask

It didn’t take long for my blog to diverge from my chaste path of self-discovery to a smutty dating blog. Continue reading

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Quotes From A Water-logged Travel Journal

Ugh. I suck at umbrellas. Seriously. Is there a secret to this? Continue reading

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Goat Therapy

With a baby goat nuzzling your neck, who needs therapy? Continue reading

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You Have to be a Narcissist!?

In her BSC Design Blog, my friend Lindsay asserts that “In order to be a good blogger, you have to be a narcissist.” Her exact words are: In order to be a good blogger… You have to be a narcissist.Not … Continue reading

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5 Good, Bad and Ugly Reasons Why I Did Not Write for 5 Weeks

This is my 100th blog post. It seems fitting that it would be a landmark. I just moved back home to Colorado Springs. Not just home, but REALLY home. Like my mom is my new roommate and we are actually … Continue reading

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The Year-Round Valentine

Last year, I attacked the misnomer of Valentine’s Day being called a “holiday” – I think I proved my point: it’s not a real holiday. This year, I walked the line between V-Day love, hate and indifference…. I tend not … Continue reading

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Little White Lie….

So, I saw this picture on Open Mind Yoga’s Facebook page this morning: The first four words that I saw were: “Sweet.” “Peaceful.” “Witty.” “Dependent.” “Dependent?” No way – I looked again to see if I missed the letters “i-n” … Continue reading

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